Prof. Jakub Hort, MD, PhD (CZ)

Head of Memory clinic, Dept. of Neurology, 2nd Medical School, Charles University, Director of Neuro 2 program (Alzheimer disease) at International Clinical Research Center (ICRC), Brno

Business address:
Department of Neurology
2nd Medical School, Charles University
V úvalu 84
150 18 Praha 5
Czech Republic
Tel.: +420 224 436 860
Fax: +420 224 436 820
E-mail: jakub.hort@seznam.cz

Education:
1988–1994 2nd Medical School, Charles University
April 1997 1st degree specialization in Neurology
1994 – 1998 Postdoctoral studies in Biomedicine – Neurosciences
1998 State examination in Neurosciences
2000 2nd degree specialization in Neurology

Employment:
since 2001 Head of Memory clinic, Dept. of Neurology, 2nd Medical School, Charles University
since 2011 director of Neuro 2 program (Alzheimer disease) at International Clinical Research Center (ICRC), Brno, Czech republic – joint project of European Union, Czech republic and Mayo clinic, Rochester, USA
since 2004, re-elected 2009 Chairman of the Section on Cognitive Neurology, Czech Neurological Society

Teaching appointments:
1998–2008 Assistant professor at Dept. of Physiology and Department of Neurology, 2nd Medical School, Charles University
since 2008 Associated professor in Neurology

Publications, lectures, and presentations:
over 30 full-length papers in impacted journals
up to date over 200 citations
over hundred posters and presentations to foreign and Czech conferences

Current research activities:
biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease
spatial memory
mild cognitive impairment

International Memberships:
vice-chair of the European Federation of Neurological Societies (EFNS) Scientific panel on dementia and cognitive neurology, in charge of EFNS task force on cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers
leading the EFNS guideline process on Alzheimer disease
Member of the EFNS task force on Neuropsychology and EFNS guidelines on Non-AD dementias
Member of organizing committee of ADPD 2009 conference, Scientific advisory board for ADPD 2011

Clinical Fellowship and courses:
1994 Nevill Hall Hospital, Great Britain, internal medicine
2001 Memory clinic at Queen Square Institute of Neurology, London
2003 Memory disorders unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
2007 University of South Florida, Tampa, USA

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